Mississippi Kite

RIARC Number, Vote (Accepted - Not Accepted - Natural Status Uncertain), # of birds reported, location, date(s), reporters (I = initial observer, R = report submitted, P = photograph submitted).

2011-13 (7-0): One; Potowamut, Warwick; 24-Aug-2011; Bryan and Sarah Glemboski  (I,R,P).

2011-8 (7-0): Two; Charlestown; 31-May-2011; Dan Finizia (I,R,P), Sue Talbot (I,R).

2010-13 (7-0): One; Kent County; 2010; Homeowner (R,P). 

2003-13 (6-0): One; Swan Point, Providence14-May-2003Sue Talbot (P)

1997 **
1989-Aug-26    Briggs Beach, Little Compton
1989-May-21    Fogland, Tiverton
1989-April-7     Quicksand Pond, Little Compton
1987-May-27    Cranston
1986-Jun-17     Coventry

* Ferren, Richard L. “The Birds of Rhode Island – their seasonal distribution and ecological history. “ Unpublished Manuscript.
** Checklist of Rhode Island Birds 1900-2000, Audubon Society of Rhode Island